Faculty in the Academic General Pediatrics section of the Department of Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine are involved in research projects to inform multiple areas of pediatric medicine including:

  • Graduate medical education
  • Health disparities
  • Obesity
  • Children with special healthcare needs
  • Immunizations
  • Medical home

Current research studies include behavioral interventions, health services research, instrument/survey development, and community participatory research. The section receives research funding from a variety of sources including the National Institutes of Health, Aetna Foundation, Harris Health System, Texas Children's Hospital, and the Azzam Foundation.